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By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Mom Dove and the Kids  The ledge above our front door at our prior house in Carlsbad was a popular nesting place for doves. While it was protected from the elements, it didn't make a lot of sense since every time we went in or out the front door the Mom dove would fly away. I was able to sneak up...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Dia de los Muertos Celebration in Carlsbad 2017  Leo Carrillo Historic Ranch Park is a wonderful place to visit in Carlsbad, with a number of special events during the year – a movie night, a wild west festival. And this Halloween season they have added a Dia de los Muertos Celebration, the “Day ...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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What’s the Value of My Carlsbad Home? Carlsbad Market Report for September 2017  The Carlsbad real estate market continues to change, and the statistics for September show several shifts from last month and from 1 year ago. These data do not include private sales or manufactured/mobile/multi-fami...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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2017 Oktoberfest in Carlsbad California Saturday October 7 Fall is now officially here in Carlsbad, which of course means it’s time for the annual Carlsbad Oktoberfest, North San Diego County’s longest running Oktoberfest.  The Carlsbad 35th Annual Rotary Oktoberfest is on Saturday, October 7 at ...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad Public Safety Open HouseSaturday October 14, 2017  The Carlsbad Public Safety Training Center will be hosting their Annual Open House on Saturday, October 14 from 10 am until 2 pm.  The open house gives Carlsbad residents a chance to learn more about the Safety Training Center itself and...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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5+ Bedroom Homes for Sale in Carlsbad October 2017  Homebuyers in Carlsbad often want lots of space in their new single family detached homes. In some cases buyers want 5 bedrooms or more to satisfy their needs for extra space which can include guest room space, home offices and multigenerational...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Consider These 10 Things When Buying a Second Home (Part 2)  Buyers desiring a second or vacation home have a number of important considerations before making a decision about where, when and how to buy that property. And what they specifically want and need for that second home is a critical dis...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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The 3rd Annual Art, Rhythm and Wine Festival in Carlsbad October 2017  It’s time again for the Art, Rhythm and Wine Festival in Carlsbad, being held at the upscale shopping mecca, the Carlsbad Forum, in South Carlsbad.  The 3rd Annual Art, Rhythm and Wine Festival will be held on Saturday October...

By Dennis and Sunshine Smith, Making a Difference 4U in San Diego Real Estate
(RE/MAX By-the-Sea (N Coastal San Diego))
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Do you always worry about the safety of your elderly parent or another family member and would rather see them live near you?  If you are in Carlsbad, California, REALTORⓇ Dennis Smith may just have the perfect solution to your selfless concern. The building industry refers to it as an accessory ...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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10 Things to Consider When Buying a Vacation   Home (Part 1)  Buying a home you will use as a second or vacation home is different than purchasing a primary home where you will spend all your time.  There are a number of important considerations to give some thought to before getting too far alon...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Taste of Carlsbad Village is October 12, 2017  It’s almost time for the Taste of Carlsbad Village and it’s sure to be a fun and tasty time.  Tasting events have gotten very popular in our area, and the Taste of Carlsbad Village is no exception.   You’ll have the opportunity to spend 3 hours on TH...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Model Homes for Sale at Robertson Ranch in Carlsbad  The new homes in the planned community of Robertson Ranch in Carlsbad are selling well as construction continues, and the model homes for The Ridge, one of the 4 “villages” in Robertson Ranch, have just been released for sale. Now buyers of hom...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Come Enjoy the Halloween Pumpkin Plunge Alga Norte Aquatic Center in Carlsbad Fall is officially here, Home Depot and other stores are jammed with Halloween stuff, the Carlsbad Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze are open, and it’s almost time for the Pumpkin Plunge in Carlsbad.   This popular floating p...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Stuffed French Toast and a Beach Walk in Carlsbad   It was a gorgeous fall morning, and Cafe Elysa's coconut custard stuffed French Toast was calling my name.  There was nothing at home that appealed to me, and while I was originally going to the French Bakery Cafe for a croissant, my stomach and...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad Bids Farewell to Summer and Welcomes Fall  It’s hard to believe today is the first day of fall, and that our beautiful summer is gone.  I’ve noticed the fall changes coming recently – some cooler weather for example. They say it is going to heat up again, as it often does in late Septemb...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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The Carlsbad Art Wall Mural September 2017 The Carlsbad Art Wall is featuring a new mural painted about a month ago. The mural can be found on the east-facing wall at Senor Grubby's, a popular Mexican Restaurant in Carlsbad Village. The new mural is a collaboration with the founder, Bryan Snyder,...

By Marie Waite
(Finest Women in Real Estate)
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Finest Women in Real Estate Monica D. Stone is leading a FIRE UP CONNECT Business networking group in Oceanside with the Finest Resources in different industries.  One of the programs that she implemented in this group is to do a community event that  she would love to do.  Her first project is "...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Single Story Homes for Sale in Carlsbad California August 2017 – Market Update  There are plenty of home buyers who desire a single story detached home in Carlsbad. While the inventory is somewhat limited, buyers will find they have a number of options, both resale and new construction. Single st...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad Brewfest 2017 is Almost Here! Beer and micro-brew lovers, if you are not already aware, here’s some great news! The 2017 Carlsbad Brewfest is just a little over a week away. Carlsbad, and nearby, has become a hotbed of craft breweries and places serving all sorts of beers, ales and micro...

By Dennis and Sunshine Smith, Making a Difference 4U in San Diego Real Estate
(RE/MAX By-the-Sea (N Coastal San Diego))
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Have you made up your mind about buying your home as you retire in Carlsbad, CA? They call this paradise for a reason and it keeps getting better and better. The popular coastal community of Carlsbad is known for many things which make relocating and retiring to this place so easy.  Let me highli...

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